2016 Junior League of Murfreesboro Hollyday Marketplace
The 12th annual Hollyday Marketplace hosted by the Junior League of Murfreesboro will be held on December 2nd and 3rd 2016. The marketplace will be held at the Tennessee Miller Coliseum in Murfreesboro located at 304B West Thompson Lane. Regular shopping hours will be Saturday December 3rd from 9am until 5pm. Special event tickets for Mistletoe & Martinis and The North Pole can be purchased separately. General admission tickets are $10 and may be purchased in advance at Eventbrite.com, Crazy Kukla, Mill’s Family Pharmacy, Mimi’s Boutique, & Reeves-Sain Drugstore. To raise awareness about our newest partnership, get $1 off any general admission ticket purchased on the day of the event by donating a new children’s book to the Murfreesboro Police Department’s Book Patrol!
The event will have more than 100 vendors showcasing décor items, children’s clothing, and seasonal gifts.
This annual fundraiser benefits the Junior League of Murfreesboro’s community impact area of health and wellness. 100% of the event proceeds will be invested into local programs and services that nurture and improve the physical, emotional, and spiritual health of the Rutherford County community. Some of the programs supported by the Junior League of Murfreesboro include Girls Ranch, Kids in the Kitchen, Girls on the Run, other grass roots efforts in education and advocacy, and our newest partnership with the Murfreesboro Police Department and the READ20 Book Patrol. Each dollar raised by the Junior League of Murfreesboro is tripled in value by our volunteers' time.
*Mistletoe and Martinis sponsored by Fab’rik (Friday, December 2, 2016, 6pm-9pm (21 & up event))
It’s a Preview Party you don’t want to miss! Gather your girlfriends and husbands and join us for music, martinis, and munchies. Enjoy complimentary wine from Stones River Total Beverages, cold brews in the “Beer Garden” from Mayday Brewery, and our signature cocktail the “Moon-tini” created by Short Mountain Distillery! Nibble on light eats and sweet treats from Alex Belew Catering, BJ’s Restaurant & Brewhouse, Blue Porch Catering, Five Senses, Mimi’s Café, Newk’s Eatery, Ode to Joy, Slick Pig, Through the Grapevine, Toot’s, and many more! Shop till you drop and dance the night away while listening to acoustic covers and original tracks by the band More Only More. The first 200 guests will receive a “swag bag” filled with coupons, samples from local businesses, giveaways, and gifts, and a special gift from Fab’rik. Limited tickets available, so be prepared and get your tickets early on Eventbrite.com. Tickets are $40 per person.
Activities at the North Pole on Saturday, December 3, 2016...
Breakfast with Santa and Mrs. Claus sponsored by the Artful Doughnut (9am-10:30am)
Make your list and check it twice! Let Santa know if you have been naughty or nice! Let your little ones (12 and under) join the Junior League for a special holiday breakfast with Santa & Mrs. Claus along with other surprise guests. Tickets are $10 per child. Children must be accompanied by an adult with general admission ticket. (Don’t forget to bring your own camera)
READ 20 Book Patrol with the Murfreesboro Police Department (10am-11am)
Join in on our newest partnership with the Murfreesboro Police Department and Tennessee’s First Lady, Chrissy Haslam. Let your little ones sit back and relax while Murfreesboro’s Chief of police, Chief Durr, and other local officers read to them and teach everyone about the importance of reading together for 20 minutes every day! This is a free event and all ages are welcome to attend.
Santa Snaps sponsored by Smith Studios Photography (10:30am- 2pm)
A neutral background with the jolly Mr. and Mrs. Claus is the perfect place to picture your precious little ones by the fabulous Amber Smith of Smith Studios! Pictures will be available for digital download and print release for $15 (limited tickets available).
Santa’s Workshop sponsored by Faithful Strokes (2pm-4pm)
Get creative with Faithful Strokes! What says Christmas time, like cookies and crafts? Artists from Faithful Strokes will let your little ones’ imaginations to run wild! A unique holiday painting from Faithful Strokes made by your child will be the perfect homemade holiday gift for loved ones. All ages can join in on the painting and enjoy sweet treats during this visit to the North Pole! $10 per person (limited tickets available).